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Euchelus

Gastropoda - Calliotropidae

Taxonomy
Euchelus was named by Philippi (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 557]. It is extant. Its type is Trochus quadricarinatus.

It was assigned to Eucyclinae by Wilson (1993); to Trochidae by Ladd (1966), Short and Potter (1987) and Todd (2001); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Calliotropidae by Bandel (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Euchelus Philippi
1966Euchelus Ladd p. 33
1987Euchelus Short and Potter p. 10
1993Euchelus Wilson p. 67
2001Euchelus Todd
2002Euchelus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Euchelus Bandel p. 475

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilySeguenzioideaVerril 1884
familyCalliotropidaeHickman and McLean 1990
genusEuchelusPhilippi 1847

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available